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Deviled Green Goblin Eggs

Yield 1 dozen
For a festive look, serve in decorative Halloween cupcake liners.


  • 6 cups hot water
  • 1 (0.3-ounce) bottle yellow liquid food coloring
  • 1/2 (0.3-ounce) bottle blue liquid food coloring
  • 1/2 (0.3-ounce) bottle green liquid food coloring
  • 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 12 large unpeeled hard-cooked eggs, with shells cracked
  • 1/2 cup instant potato flakes
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup minced fresh chives
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon seasoned pepper

How to Make It

  1. Stir together first 5 ingredients in a large bowl; add eggs, and let stand 1 hour. Remove and drain on paper towels. Peel eggs to reveal pattern on whites.

  2. Cut eggs in half lengthwise; carefully remove yolks. Mash yolks; stir in potato flakes and next 5 ingredients until blended.

  3. Spoon the yolk mixture evenly into egg white halves. Attach 2 halves, gently pressing together stuffed sides.